Children learn and grow through the arts, creative play, outdoor exploration, discovery, and hands-on activities. Your little gem will gain the ability to solve problems, share, and work with others successfully, while exploring the wonders of their imagination with a focus on fun! Join one of our many recreation-based, preschool-age programs that will engage and stimulate your child’s intellectual curiosity while imparting social skills, setting the foundation for a successful transition into Kindergarten.

Recreation Fee Assistance

Minneapolis residents who cannot afford instructional fees because of economic need may apply for fee assistance through the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Fee Assistance Program.

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Click the button below to search and register for all early childhood programs and activities throughout the parks.

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